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Samsung says it will postpone the retail launch of the Galaxy Fold, without giving a new debut date. Several publications reported a bevy of problems with test versions of the $1,980 device after only days of use.
Xiaomi’s debut is off to a bad start even before its shares officially start trading in Hong Kong.
Xiaomi says at least half of the stock in its planned initial public offering will be sold to mainland investors through Chinese depository receipts.
South Africans love smartphones. In fact, it’s estimated that 18.5-million of us own one. And as the cost of both devices and data continue to fall, demand will keep growing.
With Christmas fast approaching and payday coming soon as well, what better way to blow it than on unnecessary tech gadgets to make friends and family green with envy.
Chinese electronics manufacturer Xiaomi has once again pushed the boundaries in smartphone design, with the launch of its borderless Mi Mix device.
Competition in the global smartphone market is heating up with traditional players such as Apple and Samsung being pitted against up-and-coming brands like Xiaomi.
The Chinese smartphone maker has announced the local launch of its R2 999 Redmi Note 2 phablet.
Global smartphone shipments are losing steam but lower priced devices and the African market are likely to be an engine of growth, says an international research organisation.
A local distributor has adjusted pricing for Chinese smartphone brand Xiaomi prior to launching the devices in South Africa next week.
Xiaomi has delivered a 68% revenue jump and quarterly profit in its maiden financial results, as the Chinese smartphone giant made strides overseas.
China’s richest people are buying into Xiaomi’s imminent Hong Kong initial public offering, conferring their imprimatur on the world’s biggest coming-out party in two years.
Chinese serial entrepreneur Lei Jun has been compared with Steve Jobs. Now, analysts are saying the smartphone giant he built could be twice as expensive as Apple.
This year was one of the most exciting for phones, with the launch of surprise devices building on the best features of previous smartphone models and a nostalgic nod to the past.
A new Chinese entrant in the South African phone market is hoping its easier-to-pronounce brand name will give it a boost against some of its other competitors.
A leaked video of a bendable Xiaomi smartphone has been circulating the internet – with speculation that it could be the first one to be released.
Samsung and Huawei are gaining ascendency while Apple is retreating - this is the assessment from research firm Gartner on its latest global smartphone sales figures.
Three new Chinese smartphone manufacturers are actively targeting South Africans with the proposal that you can have a decent device without breaking the bank.
Xiaomi has launched its South African smartphone with aggressive pricing in partnership with local retailers.
Fin24 users are eager to see Xiaomi disrupt the South Africans market with lower priced smartphones.
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